Royal Institute of British Architects Announces Shortlists for Five Special Awards 2010


LONDON.- The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) today announces the shortlists for five special awards which honour the UK’s best new school buildings, conservation projects, public spaces and smaller projects; the shortlist for the RIBA Client of the Year has also been unveiled. Drawn from 102 RIBA Award-winning buildings presented earlier this year, the winners of the RIBA Special Awards will be announced at the RIBA Stirling Prize 2010 Dinner in association with The Architects’ Journal and Benchmark on Saturday 2 October 2010 at The Roundhouse, London. The shortlists follow: RIBA CABE Public Space Award: This award is presented to the architects and landscape architects of the best RIBA Award-winning public space in the UK and recognises the valuable contribution that well-designed public space makes to the quality of the built environment and to our daily lives. The award